turmeric
TURMERIC

  • COMMON NAME : Turmeric , Nepal-organic
  • LATIN NAME : Curcuma longa
  • COUNTRY OF ORIGIN : Nepal
  • CULTIVATION METHOD : Cultivated, organically grown
  • TYPE : Essential oil
  • EXTRACTION METHOD : Steam distillation
  • PLANT PART : Rhizomes
  • USE : Aromatherapy, skin care, hair diet.

Description

Magnificent turmeric, aromatic herb is extracted oil is having the highly pungent odour of turmeric and from steam distilled of rhizomes. This essential oil has a warm, fresh, spicy and somewhat woody aroma with a crisp of ginger and sweet orange-like top note.

SPECIFICATIONS

SPECIFICATIONS(range)
Result 
Method
SPECIFIC GRAVITY@20
0.901-0.971
0.939
AOAC920-212
REFRACTIVE INDEX@20
1.499-1.521
1.512
AOAC920-141
OPTICAL ROTATION@20
-9.0 to +36.0
-4.12
AOAC920-142
Physical appearance
Liquid 
conforms
Test parameters
Specifications 
Result 
Method 
COLOR 
Dark yellow to orange
Conforms 
Physical 
ODOR 
Characteristics 
Conforms 
Physical 
SOLUBILITY
Soluble in alcohol and oil, insoluble in water
Conforms 
Physical 
SPECIAL USE INSTRUCTIONS
Dilute before use.
Primary constituents
AR-turmerone, A-turmerone,B-turmerone,Curcumin 
Components
%
Method 
AR-turmerone
27.8
GC
A-turmerone
26.5
GC
B-turmerone
19.4
GC
Curcumin
0.16
GC
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